Recall Lawyer: Denture Cream Lawsuits

Jones Ward personal injury attorney Larry Jones is currently evaluating lawsuits involving denture cream products that cause zinc buildup in the body, resulting in neurological problems.

Dozens of cases have been filed in federal courts in California, Colorado, Florida, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania and Tennessee. On May 28, 2009, the multidistrict litigation panel heard argument in Louisville, Ky. for treatment as an MDL. In re Denture Cream Products Liability Litigation, M.D.L. No. 2051.

The cases target PoliGrip denture adhesive maker GlaxoSmithKline PLC and Procter & Gamble Co., which manufactures Fixodent, as well as the companies’ subsidiaries. Thousands of cases are believed to exist.

Posted by Louisville, Kentucky lawyer Larry Jones. Larry can be reached at larry@jonesward.com or by using his toll-free number 1-888-KYLAW22.